SREC offers case management, emergency alert response, and homemaker services. It is for seniors 60 and over. Seniors can also get home delivered meals, personal care and respite care. Clients must live in the Lake Butler city limits.
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2-1-1 is a free helpline that links people in need with more than 2,000 health and human service programs. The helpline is open 24 hours per day.
Dial 2-1-1 or 321.632.6688
See website for more info.
211 Helpline gives free, confidential information and referrals to anyone in need. This resource serves Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee Counties.
21st Century C.A.R.E. offers the following services to cancer patients:
- Cancer screenings, education and support groups, and other supplies or services related to cancer treatment
- Medical supplies and equipment
- Respite services
- Temporary housing
Please call for more information.
Food for the soul
We are a Christ centered non-profit ministry. We strive to connect people to God by showing mercy, grace and compassion by providing spiritual food as well as physical food. Our doors are open to, but not limited to low-income, homeless and seniors in need of clothing, food and personal hygiene items.
Some services are Community Outreach Center's House of Prayer, GED Program, Recovery Program/Referrals, Meal Program, and Emergency Relief.
This program increases the safety of at-risk seniors by giving them emergency cell phones. All cell phones will call 911 even if they are not connected to a service plan. This program provides free 9-1-1 cell phones to seniors and accepts donations of used cell phones. Each phone comes with a battery charger. The service is free. They are for use when you need police, fire or medical assistance.
To receive a 9-1-1 phone, please call 1.800.963.5337.
Outside the Pasco/Pinellas area - 727.217.8111
See the website for all details.
This agency serves elderly victims of crime. It is for those who are not receiving services from any other victim aid program. It helps victims of fraud, robbery, assault, domestic abuse and more. The victim can get a Victim Advocate for help. Services include crisis and supportive counseling, court room orientation and court escort services. Seniors can get transportation related to the case, help with completion of paperwork and help with the victim compensation application. Seniors can get emergency legal advocacy and help with services to provide for a safe environment. It is for anyone age 60 or over. This office serves Pasco and Pinellas counties.
Please see the website for all services.
Victim Advocate – 1.800.963.5337
Outside Pasco/Pinellas areas: 727.217.8111
SHINE is a free health insurance counseling program. Trained volunteers offer advice on Medicare, Medicaid, long term insurance, prescription assistance, and HMO's. Volunteers focus on consumer rights and protection. They also educate elders so that they can make informed decisions. There are counseling offices throughout Pasco and Pinellas counties.
SHINE has its own website.
Senior Helpline – 1.800.963.5337
Outside Pasco/Pinellas area – 727.217.8111
Please see the website for more details.
Sponsored by the AARP, this free program offers different support groups that meet throughout the week to help individuals of all ages with grief and loss. Please call or visit the website for more info.
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is offered in cooperation with the IRS. We look to help low to moderate income individuals with their taxes.
Tax-Aide is offered locally in Panama City Beach and Panama City in various locations annually.
For more information, visit http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/?intcmp=HP-LN-sec8-pos4.